Retired Air Vice Marshal Chandan Singh Rathore passed away. He was the recipient of Maha Vir Chakra (MVC). He gave major contributions as a valorous young air warrior during the Sino-India 1962 war and the 1971 Indo-Pak war and contributed towards a stronger and safer India.
Chandan Singh Rathore was also behind the planning and execution of the special helicopter operations undertaken to airlift two companies of troops of the Sylhet area.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Chief of the Air Staff: Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria.